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Poinciana Regia on the Rawson property outside Mackay (4128960157)

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Poinciana Regia on the Rawson property outside Mackay (4128960157)

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Photographer: Edmund Rawson, 1845-1911
Location: Mackay, Queensland, Australia
A description of this tree is contained in Finch-Hatton's http://onesearch.slq.qld.gov.au/primo_library/libweb/action/display.do?ct=display&doc=slq_voyager155322&indx=5&dum=true&dscnt=0&vl(D45500790UI0)=any&indx=1&srt=rank&tab=default_tab&ct=search&frbg=&vid=SLQ&vl(80620360UI1)=books&vl(1UI0)=contains&fn=search&dstmp=1259042360569&vl(freeText0)=Finch Hatton&mode=Basic&scp.scps=scope:(slq_digitool),scope:(SLQ)" Advance Australia!</a>: 'In the middle of the garden, on a patch of smooth green turf, stands the most magnificent Poinciana tree I ever saw, about sixty feet high, with huge spreading boughs sweeping right down to the ground.' Harold Finch-Hatton was visiting Charles Rawson at the time.

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1880
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